METER: 10 10 10 10
SUGGESTED TUNE: EVENTIDE
This is the same meter as the hymn "Abide with Me"
1. I lift my eyes to you, en-throned in heav'n.
As serv-ants' eyes look to their mas-ter's hand,
Or as a maid un-to her mis-tress looks,
We look to God, until he mer-cy shows.
2. Have mer-cy, Lord, have mer-cy, Lord, on us,
For we have had more than e-nough con-tempt.
We've had e-nough con-tempt from wealth-y ones,
Proud ones have scorned us more than we can bear.
Reprinted by permission of the publisher from Supplementary Volume to Sing the Psalms by Dale A. Schoening. Copyright 1992 Dale A. Schoening.